Staff Pick | Christopher Elbow holiday chocolates

Updated: 2012-12-16T04:23:47Z


The Kansas City Star

If you’re on the hunt for the chocolate lover on your list, your search might be over. Christopher Elbow recently introduced new holiday collections.

A 16-piece gift box, $34, contains four each of these little jewels:

Gingerbread: dark chocolate ganache with gingerbread spices and molasses

Peppermint: milk chocolate ganache with natural peppermint oil

Rum Raisin: milk chocolate ganache blended in raisins steeped in aged rum

Egg Nog: white chocolate ganache with aged rum and fresh nutmeg

The luxury collection, $85, contains the 16-piece box plus peppermint drinking chocolate, Venezuelan Spice drinking chocolate, peppermint bark, a peppermint chocolate bar and a white nib chocolate bar.

Christopher Elbow Artisanal Chocolate is at 1819 McGee St, 816-842-1300,

To reach Stacy Downs, House + Home editor and writer, call 816-234-4780 or send email to Follow her at

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